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Understanding Revelation
Understanding Revelation Pastor Steve Ellison   In the real estate business, location is everything.  In Biblical study, context is everything.  First, the Holy Spirit penned Revelation at the end ...
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Hollow Justice and Courts of Order in an Age of Government-Sanctioned Tyranny
Hollow Justice and Courts of Order in an Age of Government-Sanctioned Tyranny By John W. Whitehead  October 21, 2014 “The Constitution is not neutral. It was designed to take the government off the...
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Groundwater is Groundwater
Groundwater is Groundwater By Jay Evans, Chair, TSCRA Natural Resources and Environment Committee In 1904, the Texas Supreme Court ruled that landowners could pump all of the groundwater they want ...
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Upshur conservatives to hold 'Rally on the Square'
Apostle Claver Kamau-Imani of Houston is the speaker for a public “Rally on the Square” sponsored by the Upshur County Conservative Coalition in downtown Gilmer Saturday morning. The gathering is s...
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The View from Writers Roost
There are a number of advantages to growing older. One, of course, is that you are indeed growing older. And, as I always say: “Beats the heck out of the alternative.” Another “advantage” to me is ...
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The League of Women Voters of Texas Urges Texans to VOTE and Make Democracy Work!
The League of Women Voters of Texas    Urges Texans to  VOTE  and Make Democracy Work!   AUSTIN, TX - Austin, TX - On  November 4th , Texans will elect a new Governor for the first time in 14 years...
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Stop the Killing
by KATHY KELLY, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
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On August 9, 1983, three people dressed as U.S. soldiers saluted their way onto a U.S. military base and climbed a pine tree. The base contained a school training elite Salvadoran and other foreign...
Obama’s Dumb War
by PETER CERTO
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Obama’s Dumb War The president is now poised to leave behind a Middle East quagmire much like the one he was elected to end. By  Peter Certo If Barack Obama owes his presidency to one thing, it was...
Don’t Ask the Pentagon Where Its Money Goes
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Don’t Ask the Pentagon Where Its Money Goes It won't tell. By  Medea Benjamin President Barack Obama proudly signed the law that repealed the Pentagon’s  Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell  policy, freeing lesb...
Black People Riot Over Injustice; White People Riot Over Pumpkins and Football
by YESHA CALLAHAN, The Root
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
It's amazing that more than two months after Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson, Mo., no arrests have been made and no trial has been set. That hasn't stopped the protests and outcries o...
Shielded from Justice: The High Cost of Living in a Police State
by JOHN W. WHITEHEAD
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Shielded from Justice: The High Cost of Living in a Police State By John W. Whitehead  October 14, 2014 “It’s been over five months since the night a SWAT team broke into the house in which we were...
Author says South should form new nation without gays and Hispanics called ‘Reagan’
by TRAVIS GETTYS, The Raw Story
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A conservative columnist and former aide to President Ronald Reagan called on southern states to secede and form an ultraconservative new nation named after his old boss. Douglas MacKinnon, a forme...
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Home plate umpire Jim Reynolds watches as Kansas City Royals Alex Gordon scores on the an RBI single by Eric Hosmer during the sixth inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals led San Francisco 3-2 after six innings Friday night as they tried to take a 2-1 World Series lead.


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Moderator Wendy Cruz, left, listens as U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, center, responds to a question during a debate against Democratic U.S. Senate candidate David Alameel at Mountain View College campus, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)DALLAS (AP) — Problems with the nation's immigration system dominated a debate Friday between U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and Democratic challenger David Alameel.


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